Web Database Applications - 2017

Unit summary

CPT375

  • Level of Study: Undergraduate Level 3
  • Study load: 0.125 EFTSL
  • Delivery method: Fully Online
  • Prerequisites: Yes
  • Duration: 13 weeks
  • Government loans available: FEE-HELP
  • Availability for 2017: SP2
  • Assessment: Assignment 1 (20%) , Assignment 2 (30%) - Learn more

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2017 Fees
AUD$
Domestic 1,131.00
International 1,381.00

This unit teaches you about issues in the performance of Web database systems, and in developing Web database applications. It provides you with the opportunity to gain experience in working on real-world projects in a team environment.

The unit's activities are closely aligned to, and in support of completing a small- to medium-scale web database application using industry cloud platforms and web development frameworks.

On completion of this course you should be able to:

  1. analyse and model requirements and constraints for the purpose of designing and implementing Web database systems
  2. design and implement a Web database system that accommodates specified requirements and constraints, based on modeling or requirements specification
  3. motivate and explain complex Web database application concepts, relevant alternatives and decision recommendations to IT specialists, via technical reports of professional standard, and technical presentations
  4. work effectively in different roles, to form, manage, and successfully produce outcomes from teams whose members may have diverse cultural backgrounds and life circumstances, and differing levels of technical experience.
  • Assignment 1 (20%)
  • Assignment 2 (30%)
  • Invigilated Exam (50%)
For more information on invigilated exams see Exams and results

Mandatory prerequisites

You must have successfully completed the following unit(s) before starting this unit:

If you have completed equivalent study at another university, please contact a Student Advisor for advice.

  • Broadband access

This unit addresses the following topics.

NumberTopic
1Object Oriented PHP
2AJAX, Bootstrap and jQuery
3PHP, databases via PHP-PDO
4Laravel - 1
5Laravel - 2
6Laravel - 3
7Laravel - 4
8Node.js-1
9Node.js-2 and MongoDB-1
10Node.js-3 and MongoDB-2
11React.js
12Node.js-4

This unit is delivered using the following methods and materials:

Instructional Methods

  • Audio/Video conferencing
  • Chat rooms
  • Discussion Forum/Discussion Board
  • E-Portfolios
  • Embedded Multimedia
  • Online assignment submission
  • Podcasting/Lecture capture
  • Standard Media
  • Streaming Multimedia
  • Web links

Online materials

  • Audio/Video - Streaming
  • Online Assessment
  • Printable format materials
  • Resources and Links

This unit is an approved elective in the following courses:

This unit may be eligible for credit towards other courses:

  1. Many undergraduate courses on offer through OUA include 'open elective' where any OUA unit can be credited to the course. You need to check the Award Requirements on the course page for the number of allowed open electives and any level limitations.
  2. In other cases, the content of this unit might be relevant to a course on offer through OUA or elsewhere. In order to receive credit for this unit in the course you will need to supply the provider institution with a copy of the Unit Profile in the approved format, which you can download here. Note that the Unit Profile is set at the start of the year, and if textbooks change this may not match the Co-Op textbook list.

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